Jody Stafford focuses her practice in the area of litigation.

Prior to joining DLA Piper, Jody served as a judicial law clerk to the Honorable Ursula Ungaro of the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida. Jody received her J.D., cum laude, from the American University Washington College of Law, where she was Associate Managing Editor of the American University Law Review. During law school, Jody interned at the U.S. Attorney's Office for the District of Columbia's Fraud and Public Corruption section, served as a dean's fellow to Professor David Aaronson, and practiced as a student attorney at the Washington College of Law's Criminal Defense Clinic.